Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
542–519 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), Pyramid 90

Dimensions

length: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12096

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Cylinder beads of white color.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South). Pyramid 90. 1921: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition